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Qatar moving ahead irrespective of blockade: Emir

Qatar moving ahead irrespective of blockade: Emir

The Emir said the blockading countries have breached all norms of international relations and their actions have made it now evident that they did not want to reach a negotiated settlement.

‘US wants Gulf crisis resolved soon’, says US embassy official

‘US wants Gulf crisis resolved soon’, says US embassy official

Concerned about the impact of the ongoing dispute in the GCC region, the US government wants a speedy resolution to the Gulf crisis, an official of the US embassy in Qatar has said.

Qatar probing currency manipulation bid

Qatar probing currency manipulation bid

Director of the Government Communications Office HE Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed bin Saif al-Thani announced on Sunday that Qatar has opened an investigation into an alleged attempt to manipulate its currency during the early weeks of the Gulf political crisis, now in its sixth month.

‘Qatar responded with maturity in Gulf crisis’

‘Qatar responded with maturity in Gulf crisis’

Qatar has maintained a moral high ground over the last six months of the siege, ensuring that people living in the blockading countries are not harmed by the crisis, Ministry of Interior's senior project manager Khalifa Khan told Qatar Urdu Radio’s live show Haqeeqat.

Qatar fighting terrorism to build world peace: envoy

Qatar fighting terrorism to build world peace: envoy

Qatar has affirmed that it is fighting terrorism and supporting its security fighter, citing testimony of the international community as a whole.

UAE plan to steal World Cup from Qatar exposed

UAE plan to steal World Cup from Qatar exposed

A plan for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to wage financial war against Qatar was found in the task folder of an e-mail account belonging to UAE ambassador to the United States Yousef al-Otaiba ...

Turkey's Erdogan to visit Qatar on November 15

Turkey's Erdogan to visit Qatar on November 15

Presidential sources said that Erdogan would visit Doha next Wednesday, following trips to Russia and Kuwait.

Gulf crisis will not affect 2022 FIFA World Cup: envoy

Gulf crisis will not affect 2022 FIFA World Cup: envoy

HE Qatar's Ambassador to Canada Fahad Mohamed Yusuf Kafood said that the Gulf crisis will not affect Qatar's hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar regrets Bahrain's decision on entry visa for Qataris

Qatar regrets Bahrain's decision on entry visa for Qataris

Ali Khalfan al-Mansouri said that these unprecedented measures in the Gulf states constitute a flagrant violation of the agreements and resolutions of the Gulf Co-operation Council.

Qatari economy adjusting to impact of blockade: IMF

Qatari economy adjusting to impact of blockade: IMF

The diplomatic rift between Qatar and four Arab countries is expected to have a “limited impact” on growth in the region at this stage, the IMF said.

Qatar to open military attache office in Los Angeles soon

Qatar to open military attache office in Los Angeles soon

"The upcoming office would further enhance the foundations of common understanding to face the challenges facing the region," Staff Lieutenant Colonel Nawaf bin Mubarak bin Saif al-Thani said.

'Siege countries' intentions were unclear during Riyadh summit'

'Siege countries' intentions were unclear during Riyadh summit'

Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani said that the fabricated statement (attributed to the Emir) on May 25 was to justify a certain thing, noting that he does not want to enter into its details.